The Whitsun Weddings

The Whitsun Weddings

Philip Larkin


Philip Larkin (1922-1985) continues to be England's best-loved poet - a author matchlessly in a position to evoking his place of birth and of touching all readers from the main subtle highbrow to the proverbial universal reader. The past due John Betjeman saw that 'this tenderly observant poet writes basically, rhythmically, and thoughtfully approximately what we all can understand'. in the back of this modest description lies a poet who made greatness glance, in Milton's prescription, 'simple, sensuous and passionate'.

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